Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1011 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM AND SAVANNAH GA TO
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING CHARLESTON HARBOR AND GRAYS
REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ300-010515-
1011 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND NORTH COASTAL GEORGIA...
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL SETTLE OVER THE REGION THROUGH THIS
WEEKEND... SHIFTING SOUTHEAST AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN EARLY
NEXT WEEK. AN INLAND TROUGH WILL THEN DEVELOP BY LATE WEEK.

$$

AMZ330-010515-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
1011 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND WAVES CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.

UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED...WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...86 DEGREES.

$$

AMZ350-010515-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
1011 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ352-010515-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
1011 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ354-010515-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 20 NM...INCLUDING
GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1011 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 2 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.

$$

AMZ374-010515-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1011 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS...MAINLY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LIKELY...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS AND TSTMS
LIKELY...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.

$$


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